Category Archives: Black & White Photography

Do Photos Really Tell Stories?

Here’s my latest article for Petapixel Magazine. Simply, I raise the question, do photographs tell stories, and I attempt to make the argument that they do not. At least not single photos. A group of images that make up a … Continue reading

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Anti-Lockdown Protest

As part of my Covid19 documentary project I would be remiss not to get some photos of protesters. I shot this at Queens Park (Ontario Parliament building) in Toronto yesterday. Sadly, many of these people are conspiracy theorists, and some … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Playground

I’m almost done collecting images for my Covid19 documentary project. I’ll be attending a big protest today at Queens Park. They’re protesting the lockdown and the government for not allow them to catch the virus and die. Joking, they are … Continue reading

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Pandemic City

Here’s a second slideshow featuring Toronto during the covid 19 (coronavirus) lockdown. There are still many people out and about but everyone seems to be doing a pretty good job of social distancing, except in the grocery stores where it’s … Continue reading

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City on lockdown

I decided to begin a documentary photography project to showcase what’s going on in Canada’s biggest city right now. Like many places around the globe, we’re in a virtual lockdown. Pretty much everything’s closed, in an effort to “flatten the … Continue reading

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My latest article for Petapixel Magazine

So I wrote another article for Petapixel. This one’s about dealing with confrontation when out making street photography. You can read it here. Be sure to scroll through the comments. The trolls were really active on this one. Very entertaining … Continue reading

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What?

Had a fun day downtown today. Caught this little fella waiting on his owner. I had to call him to get him to turn my way. Worked out just how I was hoping. Tomorrow’s supposed to be like the best … Continue reading

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Red & White & Black

Got out all weekend shooting again. Gosh I must have walked like 20 kms. Today we had some nice fluffy snowflakes, although by the time I made this image it was pretty much a rain event. I laughed when I … Continue reading

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